- Identity vs. identity confusion: - Identity vs. identity confusion (adolescence) :

Englisch: Erik Erikson 's Theory of Psychosocial Development stages
Identity vs. identity confusion (adolescence) refers to the 5th stage of Erik Erikson's theory of Psychosocial development where the adolescents are confronted with questions about life style and life direction.

Those that fail to establish a positive identity either remain in identity confusion or adopt an inappropriate identity that can have negative consequences for the rest of adult life.

Related Articles

Integrity vs. despair (late adult) at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■■■
Englisch: Erik Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development8th stage of Erik Erikson's theory of Psychosocial . . . Read More
Trust vs. mistrust at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■■■
Trust vs. mistrust: ; Trust vs.  mistrust (0-1 yrs) refers to the first stage of Erik Erikson's theory . . . Read More
Autonomy vs. shame and doubt (1-3 yrs) at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■
Englisch: Erik Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development stages - Autonomy vs. shame and doubt (1-3 . . . Read More
Initiative vs. guilt (3-5 yrs) at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■
Englisch: Erik Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development stages - Initiative vs. guilt (3-5 yrs) refers . . . Read More
Industry vs. inferiority (5-12 yrs) at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■
Englisch: Erik Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development 4th stage of Erik Erikson's theory of Psychosocial . . . Read More
Generativity vs. stagnation (25-65 yrs) at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■
Englisch: Erik Erikson's Theory of Psychosocial Development the 7th stage of Erik Erikson's theory of . . . Read More
Genital stage at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■■
Genital stage: Genital stage refers to a period of psychosexual development coinciding with the resurfacing . . . Read More
Crisis at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■■
Crisis: Crisis is defined as a critical time or climate for an organization in which the outcome to a . . . Read More
Erik Homburger Erikson at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Erik Homburger Erikson: Erik Homburger Erikson was born in 1902 at Germany and died in 1994 at Harwich, . . . Read More
Erik Erikson at psychology-glossary.com■■■■■■
Erik Erikson: Erik Erikson (1902-1994) was born in Frankfurt, Germany and studied Psychology under Anna . . . Read More